Artist: Woody GuthrieAuthor: Woody GuthrieLabel: FolkwaysYear: 1944
Work song about a runaway thief (or slave), face to face with his own picture on a wanted poster, putting a price on his head. First time in his life he felt worthy. Based upon traditional Poor Lazarus.
Vipers [skiffle band from Liverpool as Poor Lazarus]
Van Morrison-Lonnie Donegan-Chris Barber
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